Friday, January 19, 2007
Applications for the Joint Japan/World Bank Scholarship Program for the 2007 - 08 academic years are now available. The Bank, with funding from the government of Japan, established the World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program for graduate studies in subjects related to economic development. Each year, the Program awards scholarships to individuals from the Bank’s member countries to undertake graduate studies at renowned universities throughout member countries of the Bank. Now in its 20th year, the Regular Program has awarded 2,613 scholarships, selected from nearly 53,000 applicants.
Application forms for the 2007 selection cycle of the Regular JJ/WBGSP are available in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese from November 1, 2006 through January 31, 2007. The application together with ALL supporting documentation must be received in the Scholarship Program Office by March 31, 2007.
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